Plan B if Bain sale falls through
Toshiba is considering an IPO of its prized memory chip business if an agreed $18 billion sale of the unit to Bain Capital fails to gain antitrust approval by the end of March
Based on 10nm-class manufacturing process
Samsung has announced that it has started mass production of 16Gb GDDR6 memory chips, offering twice the speed and density levels compared to currently available GDDR5 memory chips.
Chip boom might not last
After an 18 month boom, there has been a sudden drop in some memory prices, which is causing jitters among investors who had thought the chip boom would last at least another year.
Thanks for the memories
Intel and Micron are to pull the plug on their long-running partnership on 3D NAND flash memory by early next year.
In three camouflage designs
G.Skill has unveiled its newest Sniper X DDR4 memory series which will be available in capacities of up to 128GB, frequencies of up to 3600MHz and in three camouflage designs.
Quad-channel (4x16GB) 64GB kit for SFFs
G.Skill has announced its newest 64GB (4x16GB) quad-channel DDR4-3466 CL17 SO-DIMM kit, aimed to be used with those mini-ITX X299 motherboards.
Showcase at CES 2018, available Q1 2018
ADATA has announced its latest XPG Z1 DDR4 memory kit which will be showcased at the CES 2018 show and available in Q1 2018, the XPG Z1 16GB DDR4-4600.
Running at 4,000MHz at CL18
G.Skill did not leave any breathing room to Corsair as it has just announced its own 32GB (4x8GB) quad-channel DDR4 SO-DIMM kit running at 4,000MHz with CL18 latency.
The 32GB kit running at 4,000MHz CL19
Corsair has unveiled its fastest DDR4 SODIMM memory kit that will be a part of its Vengeance lineup and feature four 8GB modules running at 4,000MHz at 1.35V.